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Re: [css3-multicol] z-ordering of column-rules

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Feb 2009 19:29:34 +0100
Message-ID: <18850.60174.882130.119096@opera.com>
To: robert@ocallahan.org
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Robert O'Callahan wrote:

 > See http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-multicol/#column4. The spec says nothing about
 > the z-order of column-rules relative to other rendered items. It needs to,
 > in terms of http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/zindex.html.
 > For a columns element that is also a stacking context, Webkit apparently
 > paints them in step 4 or later, e.g. above negative-zindex children of the
 > columns element. My preference is for the rules to be painted as part of the
 > background of the columns element, just above the actual background ---
 > i.e., for a columns element that is also a stacking context, at the end of
 > step 2. This seems a bit more logical to me. Anyway, the spec needs
 > clarification one way or another.

Could you propose some text to this effect?

              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
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